Born in Bangkok, Thailand, the daughter of a noted architect, Soraya developed her deep interest in drawing and painting at an early age. She paints in watercolor, pen&ink, acrylic and Chinese Brush paintings. Her works have been exhibited extensively: in Vietnam (2015, 1995), Thailand (2014, 1987), USA (2004), China (1999), and England (1990).”
The wife of a formal diplomat, Soraya has traveled extensively. Her work reflects culture and scenes of places she has been to. Her work gives positive feeling, details, and variety. In her previous exhibition in London, Soraya was noted as "...an artist with skill and mastery in different styles," by the London Times.